The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1423 1606 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.38% 24.39% 20.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.03% 27.46% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1354 1245
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Agile Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5077 5848 6023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.99% 88.79% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4732 4748
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 977 £45,000 +12.50% 198
Cheshire -4 211 £39,500 -1.25% 43
Merseyside -3 104 £40,000 -8.04% 32
Lancashire 0 87 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Cumbria -2 2 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1044 (36.86%) .NET
2 996 (35.17%) C#
3 908 (32.06%) Scrum
4 801 (28.28%) TDD
5 751 (26.52%) SQL Server
6 740 (26.13%) JavaScript
7 713 (25.18%) SQL
8 670 (23.66%) HTML
9 661 (23.34%) Java
10 646 (22.81%) MVC
11 634 (22.39%) CSS
12 629 (22.21%) ASP.NET
13 479 (16.91%) Finance
14 416 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 402 (14.19%) Microsoft
16 397 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
17 392 (13.84%) jQuery
18 382 (13.49%) BDD
19 361 (12.75%) WCF
20 360 (12.71%) Web Services
21 349 (12.32%) OO
22 347 (12.25%) Git (software)
23 346 (12.22%) Software Engineering
24 338 (11.94%) Degree
25 323 (11.41%) Windows
26 304 (10.73%) XML
27 300 (10.59%) SDLC
28 296 (10.45%) AngularJS
29 289 (10.20%) RESTful
30 287 (10.13%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 93 (3.28%) CMS
2 85 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 85 (3.00%) WebSphere
3 53 (1.87%) JBoss
4 51 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 48 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (1.45%) OpenStack
7 35 (1.24%) Confluence
8 34 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 33 (1.17%) Apache
10 26 (0.92%) CloudStack
11 25 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (0.64%) IIS
12 18 (0.64%) nginx
13 17 (0.60%) Umbraco
14 15 (0.53%) Mule
14 15 (0.53%) WordPress
15 14 (0.49%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.49%) NServiceBus
16 13 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 170 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.66%) MS Office
3 36 (1.27%) MS Project
4 29 (1.02%) Photoshop
5 20 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.071%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 42 (1.48%) Magento
2 32 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.18%) Sonata
5 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.035%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.035%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.035%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 192 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (1.55%) GitHub
4 40 (1.41%) SaaS
5 32 (1.13%) Office 365
6 30 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (0.99%) Google Play
8 25 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
10 13 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 12 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.42%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.42%) PaaS
12 6 (0.21%) IaaS
13 4 (0.14%) Heroku
14 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.11%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.071%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.64%) Internet
2 33 (1.17%) Firewall
3 29 (1.02%) HTTP
4 22 (0.78%) FTP
5 16 (0.56%) SSL
6 15 (0.53%) Broadband
7 10 (0.35%) HTTPS
7 10 (0.35%) Wireless
8 8 (0.28%) DNS
9 7 (0.25%) LAN
9 7 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.25%) WAN
10 6 (0.21%) SAN
11 3 (0.11%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.11%) DHCP
11 3 (0.11%) DSL
11 3 (0.11%) NAS
11 3 (0.11%) VoIP
11 3 (0.11%) VPN
12 2 (0.071%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 751 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 209 (7.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 184 (6.50%) MySQL
4 161 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 109 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 98 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 97 (3.43%) MongoDB
8 83 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 82 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
10 79 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 76 (2.68%) Big Data
12 71 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 47 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 46 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 30 (1.06%) Hadoop
16 23 (0.81%) Oracle Database
17 22 (0.78%) DB2
18 21 (0.74%) Redis
19 20 (0.71%) RDBMS
20 17 (0.60%) GIS
Development Applications
1 347 (12.25%) Git (software)
2 238 (8.40%) JIRA
3 207 (7.31%) Selenium
4 188 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 156 (5.51%) NUnit
6 130 (4.59%) MSTest
7 129 (4.56%) Visual Studio
8 117 (4.13%) Jenkins
9 91 (3.21%) Moq
10 86 (3.04%) Maven
11 84 (2.97%) Rhino Mocks
11 84 (2.97%) Subversion
12 82 (2.90%) Cucumber
13 77 (2.72%) JUnit
14 65 (2.30%) WebDriver
15 59 (2.08%) SpecFlow
16 46 (1.62%) Eclipse
17 44 (1.55%) TeamCity
18 41 (1.45%) Ant
19 31 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 479 (16.91%) Finance
2 187 (6.60%) Retail
3 145 (5.12%) Games
4 84 (2.97%) Marketing
5 70 (2.47%) Banking
6 64 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 47 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 43 (1.52%) Electronics
9 28 (0.99%) Advertising
10 26 (0.92%) Back Office
11 22 (0.78%) Legal
12 18 (0.64%) Law
13 14 (0.49%) Automotive
13 14 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.28%) Publishing
15 8 (0.28%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.18%) iGaming
17 4 (0.14%) Local Government
18 3 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1407 (49.68%) Developer
2 582 (20.55%) .NET Developer
3 389 (13.74%) Analyst
4 323 (11.41%) C# Developer
5 268 (9.46%) Java Developer
6 257 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 250 (8.83%) Senior Developer
8 222 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 174 (6.14%) Business Analyst
10 169 (5.97%) Project Manager
11 139 (4.91%) Software Engineer
12 127 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
12 127 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
13 126 (4.45%) Test Analyst
14 115 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 114 (4.03%) Lead Developer
16 113 (3.99%) SQL Developer
17 110 (3.88%) Tester
18 104 (3.67%) PHP Developer
19 89 (3.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1044 (36.86%) .NET
2 670 (23.66%) HTML
3 634 (22.39%) CSS
4 629 (22.21%) ASP.NET
5 416 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 392 (13.84%) jQuery
7 361 (12.75%) WCF
8 360 (12.71%) Web Services
9 304 (10.73%) XML
10 296 (10.45%) AngularJS
11 289 (10.20%) RESTful
12 287 (10.13%) .NET Framework
13 245 (8.65%) HTML5
14 210 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 201 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 201 (7.10%) Node.js
16 196 (6.92%) WPF
17 176 (6.21%) Spring
18 168 (5.93%) SOAP
19 165 (5.83%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 198 (6.99%) iPad
2 189 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 179 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 145 (5.12%) User Experience
5 138 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
6 128 (4.52%) Mobile App
7 84 (2.97%) Inversion of Control
8 40 (1.41%) N-Tier
9 31 (1.09%) Replication
9 31 (1.09%) Social Network
10 27 (0.95%) iPhone
10 27 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 27 (0.95%) Visualisation
11 20 (0.71%) e-Learning
11 20 (0.71%) Mathematics
12 19 (0.67%) Algorithms
12 19 (0.67%) NHS
13 18 (0.64%) Clustering
13 18 (0.64%) PMI
13 18 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 323 (11.41%) Windows
2 217 (7.66%) Linux
3 124 (4.38%) Android
4 107 (3.78%) Unix
5 63 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.67%) CentOS
8 14 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (0.25%) Windows CE
13 6 (0.21%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.11%) Debian
14 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.071%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.035%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 908 (32.06%) Scrum
2 801 (28.28%) TDD
3 646 (22.81%) MVC
4 397 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
5 382 (13.49%) BDD
6 349 (12.32%) OO
7 346 (12.22%) Software Engineering
8 300 (10.59%) SDLC
9 277 (9.78%) Kanban
9 277 (9.78%) Project Management
10 262 (9.25%) Web Development
11 234 (8.26%) E-Commerce
12 227 (8.02%) Web Application Development
13 202 (7.13%) Mentoring
14 201 (7.10%) Unit Testing
15 199 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 195 (6.89%) Waterfall
17 187 (6.60%) DevOps
18 168 (5.93%) Dependency Injection
19 137 (4.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 996 (35.17%) C#
2 740 (26.13%) JavaScript
3 713 (25.18%) SQL
4 661 (23.34%) Java
5 223 (7.87%) PHP
6 179 (6.32%) T-SQL
7 176 (6.21%) Ruby
8 147 (5.19%) C++
9 142 (5.01%) Python
10 75 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 75 (2.65%) VB
11 71 (2.51%) VB.NET
12 65 (2.30%) Scala
13 61 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 57 (2.01%) C
15 51 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 29 (1.02%) PowerShell
17 28 (0.99%) Objective-C
18 24 (0.85%) Groovy
19 21 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 338 (11.94%) Degree
2 116 (4.10%) ISEB
2 116 (4.10%) ISTQB
3 25 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 18 (0.64%) HND
7 16 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.56%) Security Cleared
8 11 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.25%) HNC
11 6 (0.21%) PMP
11 6 (0.21%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.18%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.18%) MBA
12 5 (0.18%) PhD
13 4 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.11%) CCNA
14 3 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (7.52%) QA
2 13 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.14%) SLA
6 3 (0.11%) SDET
7 1 (0.035%) HL7
7 1 (0.035%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.035%) JTAG
7 1 (0.035%) P3O
7 1 (0.035%) PMBOK
System Software
1 31 (1.09%) Docker
2 26 (0.92%) vSphere
2 26 (0.92%) Xen
2 26 (0.92%) XenServer
3 18 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.14%) HDFS
5 4 (0.14%) Varnish
5 4 (0.14%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.035%) Firmware
8 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.035%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 98 (3.46%) Puppet
2 61 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (1.38%) Cobbler
4 35 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
5 27 (0.95%) Tivoli
6 24 (0.85%) Kibana
7 20 (0.71%) ServiceCenter
8 12 (0.42%) Packer
9 10 (0.35%) Graphite
9 10 (0.35%) Terraform
10 9 (0.32%) Ansible
10 9 (0.32%) Grafana
10 9 (0.32%) Uchiwa
11 6 (0.21%) Kubernetes
12 3 (0.11%) Nagios
12 3 (0.11%) SCOM
13 2 (0.071%) SCCM
13 2 (0.071%) yum
14 1 (0.035%) AirWatch
14 1 (0.035%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 402 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 215 (7.59%) Oracle
3 107 (3.78%) Google
4 51 (1.80%) Adobe
5 43 (1.52%) IBM
6 38 (1.34%) Twitter
7 31 (1.09%) HP
8 28 (0.99%) Facebook
9 26 (0.92%) EnterpriseDB
10 23 (0.81%) SAP
11 21 (0.74%) hybris
11 21 (0.74%) VMware
12 20 (0.71%) ATG
13 18 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (0.60%) Atlassian
14 17 (0.60%) Cognizant
15 16 (0.56%) Sitecore
16 14 (0.49%) MuleSoft
16 14 (0.49%) WSO2
16 14 (0.49%) Zend
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